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The City of Rock Creek had a population of 1,593 as of July 1, 2017. Rock Creek ranks in the lower quartile for Population Density when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Minnesota. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Rock Creek is located at latitude 45.7647 and longitude -92.9035 in Pine County. The formal boundaries for the City of Rock Creek (see map below) encompass a land area of 43.01 sq. miles and a water area of 0.31 sq. miles. Pine County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 938 feet.

The City of Rock Creek (GNIS ID: 2396396) has a C5 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that is independent of any county subdivision and serves as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Rock Creek population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.

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Rock Creek, MN Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 1,593
Daytime Population: Workers 115
Daytime Population: Residents 739
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 854
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.54
Population in Households 1,580
Population in Familes 1,306
Population in Group Qrtrs 13
Population Density2 37
Diversity Index3 10


Median Household Income $58,226
Average Household Income $69,876
Per Capita Income $25,479


Total Housing Units 636 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 520 (81.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 51 ( 8.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 65 (10.2%)
Median Home Value $186,570
Average Home Value $210,605


Total Households 571
Average Household Size 2.77
Family Households 426
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population -0.3% -0.23%
Households -0.26% -0.25%
Families -0.48% -0.28%
Median Household Income   2.39%
Per Capita Income   3.05%

Rock Creek, MN - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Rock Creek to the other 905 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Minnesota by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 289 68th
Population Density # 875 3rd
Diversity Index # 616 32nd
Median Household Income # 349 62nd
Per Capita Income # 688 24th

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